Drawings ofwestern history photograph collection, 1830-1900  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Drawings ofwestern history photograph collection
1830-1900 (inclusive)
43 photographs
Collection Number
The drawings of western history photograph collection contains photographs of drawings and paintings depicting various periods, events, and locations in the American West.
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
Telephone: 801-581-8863
Access Restrictions

Twenty-four hour advanced notice encouraged. Materials must be used on-site. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.


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Photographs in this collection are of drawings and paintings depicting various periods, events, and locations in the American West.

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Restrictions on Use

The library does not claim to control copyright for all materials in the collection. An individual depicted in a reproduction has privacy rights as outlined in Title 45 CFR, part 46 (Protection of Human Subjects). For further information, please review the J. Willard Marriott Library’s Use Agreement and Reproduction Request forms.

Preferred Citation

Collection Name, Collection Number, Box Number, Folder Number. Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, The University of Utah.

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Locations in American WestReturn to Top

Container(s) Description
Box Folder
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Explorers and Trappers
Photograph number 1: De Sota and troops at Tampa Bay, Florida. Artists James Smillie and Captain S. EastmanPhotograph number 2: Coronado's army in the southwest, 1540-42, painting by Frederic RemingtonPhotograph number 3-4: Catholic missionarries and explorersPhotograph number 5: Spanish at Indian PeubloPhotograph number 6-13: Trappers and Indians
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Cowboys and Pioneers
Photograph number 14-16: CowboysPhotograph number 17-18: Advertisements for Buffalo Bill's Wild West ShowPhotograph number 19: "Custer's Last Charge" Fronticepiece from "Marching with Custer" by NyePhotograph number 20: Mormons at Kanesville Crossing by S.M. JacksonPhotograph number 21: Mormon Handcart PioneersPhotograph number 22: Overland trailPhotograph number 23: Baptizing IndiansPhotograph number 24: Overland coach
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Photograph number 25: Council BluffsPhotograph number 26: Missouri River from Counil BluffsPhotograph number 27: Elkhorn River FerryPhotograph number 28: Fillmore, UtahPhotograph number 29: KanesvillePhotograph number 30: KeokukPhotograph number 31: Fort Laramie and Laramie PeakPhotograph number 32: Scotts BluffPhotograph number 33: Upper Yellowstone Falls by Thomas MoranPhotograph number 34: Indian Prisoners at Fort UtahPhotograph number 35: Promentory Point, Great Salt LakePhotograph number 36: Ogden, 1849

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Container(s) Description
Box Folder
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Travels to American West and Mormons
Photograph number 37: Elk Horn RiverPhotograph number 38: Garden Grove, IowaPhotograph number 39-40: Kanesville, IowaPhotograph number 41-42: Mormons crossing Missouri RiverPhotograph number 43: Mormon Wood River Camp

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